(Times Free Press) -- Corinne Hill, interim director for the Dallas Public Library, has accepted a position as executive director of The Public Library, library officials confirmed.

The Public Library board voted 5-0 Friday authorizing board Chairman Jim Kennedy to offer the job.

She replaces former Executive Director David Clapp, who retired in December 2010.

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